Open Consultation

School Organisation Code

Summary 
We are consulting on revisions to the School Organisation Code to reflect feedback and learning following 3 years of its operation.
Consultation End Date 
30 September 2017
65 days left for you to respond
Consultation launched 30 June 2017

Documents

Consultation document
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School Organisation Code
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Consultation description 

The School Organisation Code is made under Sections 38 and 39 of the School Standards and Organisation (Wales) Act 2013. It imposes requirements on relevant bodies and includes statutory guidance which they must take account of.

This consultation seeks views on:

  • revisions to the code reflecting feedback
  • proposals to strengthen the presumption against closure of rural schools in the code.
How to respond
Please submit your comments by 30 September 2017, in any of the following ways:
Online Form 
Email 

Download the response form

Complete and return to:

SchoolsManagementDivision3@wales.gsi.gov.uk

Post 

Download the response form

Complete and return to:

School Organisation and Admissions Branch
Education Directorate
Welsh Government
Cathays Park
Cardiff
CF10 3NQ

Additional information 

For more information about this consultation e-mail SchoolsManagementDivision3@wales.gsi.gov.uk